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From: Leah Neukirchen <leah@vuxu.org>
To: Peter Stephenson <p.w.stephenson@ntlworld.com>
Cc: zsh-users@zsh.org
Subject: Re: _brace_parameter: misleading help text for #
Date: Thu, 31 Mar 2022 14:16:57 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87bkxm9v0m.fsf@vuxu.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1929934417.782788.1648716139543@mail2.virginmedia.com> (Peter Stephenson's message of "Thu, 31 Mar 2022 09:42:19 +0100 (BST)")

Peter Stephenson <p.w.stephenson@ntlworld.com> writes:

> -Evaluate the resulting words as numeric expressions and output the
> -characters corresponding to the resulting integer.  Note that this form is
> -entirely distinct from use of the tt(#) without parentheses.
> +Evaluate the resulting words as numeric expressions and interpret
> +these as character codes.  Output the corresponding characters.  Note
> +that this form is entirely distinct from use of the tt(#) without
> +parentheses.

This is way more clear indeed.

-- 
Leah Neukirchen  <leah@vuxu.org>  https://leahneukirchen.org


  reply	other threads:[~2022-03-31 12:18 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-07-22 13:35 Leah Neukirchen
2022-03-31  5:49 ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-03-31  8:42   ` Peter Stephenson
2022-03-31 12:16     ` Leah Neukirchen [this message]
2022-03-31 19:26       ` Lawrence Velázquez
2022-04-01  0:11         ` Matthew Martin
2022-04-01  0:21           ` Lawrence Velázquez

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